GeckoCap founders awarded 2nd place at the Bio-Innovations Conference at MIT Sloan


MIT Sloan hosts a yearly bioinnovations conference which aims to “(bring) together industry, academic and policy leaders to discuss the most pressing issues and exciting innovations in the healthcare sector.”

Founders Yechiel Engelhard and Mark Maalouf won 2nd place for GeckoCap at the Poster Session along with 1st place Ankit Agrawal with a new approach to nasotracheal intubation, and 3rd place Daniel Lieber and Steven Hershman with next generation tools for clinical genome interpretation.

Check out the Poster Session here.

Geckocap is a better method to manage your child’s asthma medication. Find out more here

Tech Cocktail discusses GeckoCap and its Indiegogo campaign.

Kira M. Newman, a top tech writer and editor for Tech Cocktail, wrote a recent article about GeckoCap and its ongoing Indiegogo campaign. We had a wonderful interview with Kira regarding those fundraising efforts.

“Boston startup GeckoCap is in the middle of an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds and help the 9 million American children with asthma.

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The Boston Children’s Hospital Blog features a post by GeckoCap co-founder Yechiel Engelhard

The founder of GeckoCap, Yechiel Engelhard, posted on the Boston Children’s Hospital Blog describing GeckoCap, future company visions, and a few takeaways from the Healthbox Accelerator Program which can be found below.

U.S News and World Report ranks the Boston Children’s Hospital #1 in 7 of 10 evaluated specialties.

  • “The value of focus groups

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